Hispanic Culture Quiz

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Hispanic Culture Quiz

One main characteristic of the Hispanic culture is that they use the Spanish language. Most Hispanics are Roman Catholics and have shared beliefs when it comes to some things such as having a close-knit family. It is not uncommon to find generations living nearby or in the same household, how much do you know about Hispanic culture? Take up the test below and about various aspects of Hispanic culture. Buena Suerte!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What sport is VERY popular in Spanish-speaking countries?
    • A. 

      Lacrosse

    • B. 

      Football

    • C. 

      Soccer

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      12-hour clock

    • B. 

      24-hour clock

    • C. 

      48-hour clock

  • 3. 
    Check the box of the countries that actually speak Spanish.
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Bolivia

    • E. 

      Italy

  • 4. 
  • 5. 
    Which would be used in PRICES in Spanish-speaking countries, a DECIMAL or a COMMA? Make sure you spell the word correctly.
  • 6. 
    What type of language is Spanish?
    • A. 

      Balto-Slavic

    • B. 

      Celtic

    • C. 

      Germanic

    • D. 

      Romance

  • 7. 
    What is the largest Spanish-speaking city in the world?
    • A. 

      Mexico City

    • B. 

      Madrid

    • C. 

      Buenos Aires

    • D. 

      Havana

  • 8. 
    What is the dress code of schools in Spain and Latin America?
    • A. 

      Uniforms

    • B. 

      T-shirt and jeans

    • C. 

      Suits and dresses

    • D. 

      Personal choice

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Father's last name followed by mother's last name

    • B. 

      Mother's last name followed by father's last name

    • C. 

      Father's last name only

    • D. 

      Mother's last name only

  • 10. 
    What does the Mexican holiday "El cinco de mayo" mean in English?
    • A. 

      May 15th

    • B. 

      March 15th

    • C. 

      March 5th

    • D. 

      May 5th

  • 11. 
    How many people speak Spanish THROUGHOUT THE WORLD?  Type in a number as your answer.  You can either write the number in word form OR in numeral form.
  • 12. 
    How do the seasons of the Northern Hemisphere compare to the seasons of the Southern Hemisphere?
    • A. 

      They're reversed.

    • B. 

      They're exactly the same.

    • C. 

      What's a season?

  • 13. 
    The holiday "El cinco de mayo" is a celebration of the Mexican army defeating what country?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Great Britain

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      China

  • 14. 
    What is FALSE about the expression "Chao"?
    • A. 

      It's way of saying "Goodbye".

    • B. 

      It's an Italian expression.

    • C. 

      It is meant for people that you don't know very well.

    • D. 

      It's used in several other European languages.

  • 15. 
    What is "All Saints' Day", or "Day of the Dead", in Spanish?
    • A. 

      "El cinco de mayo"

    • B. 

      "El día de independencia"

    • C. 

      "La Navidad"

    • D. 

      "El día de los muertos"